Push your boundaries and pursue your purpose.

With world class faculty and small, select classes, Hollins graduate and certificate programs are designed to take you
to the places you are determined to go and to tap into all the creative potential within you.

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Curious. Motivated. Driven.

Hollins’ graduate and advanced studies programs are defined not only by the renowned faculty who teach them, but by the people who invest themselves in them. Our programs are designed to help busy but focused adults advance their careers and explore their creativity, supported by a community of like-minded individuals as ready as you to move to the next level.

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Awarded Annually

In financial aid and scholarships


Of Hollins Graduates

Are employed and attend professional schools


Of Full-Time Professors

Have a Ph.D. or the terminal degree in their field.

The Graduate Experience

Here, Your Voice, Your Vision, Your Next Life matter.

It’s seldom that one finds a ready-made community of supporters. Yet it’s central to the Hollins experience and the reason behind the exceptional reputation of our programs. Join us and enter into a world of creativity and determination; an engaging, inviting, immersive environment in which you and your peers will create quality work and accomplish great things.

Faculty Focus

Our Faculty Make Our Difference.

The faculty and directors of Hollins Graduate Studies are accomplished, distinguished professors and teachers of their crafts. People committed to the success of each individual—teachers, mentors, and guides whose invaluable expertise have empowered the extraordinary accomplishments of the many graduates who have passed through our doors.

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Opportunities and Involvement

Experience an education that propels you.

Outside of the classroom, there are plenty of opportunities for graduates to explore their interests and get involved with the Hollins community. Discover what other experiences are waiting for you here.

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